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EXECUTIVE COUNCIL 2018-2019


The executive council consists of eight executive members and their appointed officers. The eight executive positions are: president, vice president industry, vice president academics, design chair, fundraising chair, secretary, treasurer, and webmaster. Officers help their executives by assisting them with their duties.


President

Krista Bergen
president.umbmes@gmail.com

The president shapes and directs the enthusiasms of UMBMES. The president shall also attend all UMBMES meetings, act as a signing authority for UMBMES, be the spokesperson for UMBMES to the public, be the contact person for UMSU, SGPAC, and UMBMES and act as Chair for meetings if no other Chair has been appointed.


Vice President Industry

Sarvesh Ramlochun
vpi.umbmes@gmail.com
The Vice President Industry is responsible for collecting and distributing information regarding the biomedical industry. This includes, but is not limited to, career opportunities, industry contacts, and sponsorship. The Vice President Industry shall also attend all UMBMES meetings and be the contact person for all industry oriented inquiries.

Officer of VP Industry

Sumin Lee
lees3428@myumanitoba.ca

The Officer of Vice President Academics is responsible for helping the Vice President Academics collect and distribute information regarding biomedical field academia, both at the University of Manitoba and at other universities. This includes, but is not limited to, course information, professor information, current professor and graduate research, research opportunities, and graduate programs. The Officer of Vice President Academics shall also attend all UMBMES meetings.


Vice President Academics

Vignesh Krishnan
vpa.umbmes@gmail.com

The Vice President Academics is responsible for collecting and distributing information regarding biomedical field academia, both at the University of Manitoba and at other universities. This includes, but is not limited to, course information, professor information, current professor and graduate research, research opportunities, and graduate programs. The Vice President Academics shall also attend allMBMES meetings.


Officers of VP Academics

Natasha Geddert
geddert3@myumanitoba.ca

The Officer of Vice President Academics is responsible for helping the Vice President Academics collect and distribute information regarding biomedical field academia, both at the University of Manitoba and at other universities. This includes, but is not limited to, course information, professor information, current professor and graduate research, research opportunities, and graduate programs. The Officer of Vice President Academics shall also attend all UMBMES meetings.


Design Chair

Mikaela Morelli
morelli3@myumanitoba.ca

About Design Chair.


Officer of Design Chair

Liam Sparling

sparlin5@myumanitoba.ca

About Officer of Design Chair.


Fundraising Chair

Laurissa Bridgeman
bridgeml@myumanitoba.ca

About Fundraising Chair.


Secretary

Owen Ready
secretary.umbmes@gmail.com

The secretary shall maintain an accurate list of all members in UMBMES, be responsible for taking accurate meeting minutes, be responsible for distributing meeting agendas and minutes, and be responsible for booking equipment from UMES or UMSU. The secretary shall also attend all UMBMES meetings.


Treasurer

Chandra Hofer
treasurer.umbmes@gmail.com

The treasurer shall keep track of UMBMES finances and in-kind donations, prepare the UMBMES annual budget and act as a signing authority for UMBMES. The treasurer shall also attend all UMBMES meetings.


Webmaster

Andrew Sadik
webmaster.umbmes@gmail.com

The webmaster shall be responsible for maintaining the web presence of UMBMES. This includes, but is not limited to, keeping the website up to date with a listing of the current executive members, and providing access to other executives to allow them to update specific parts of the website as necessary. The webmaster shall also attend all UMBMES meetings.